Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P05.9

Newborn affected by slow intrauterine growth, unspecified

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • P05.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P05.9. Other international versions of ICD-10 P05.9 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by inhibition of fetal growth resulting in the inability of the fetus to achieve its potential weight.
  • Abnormal fetal physical growth or growth potential at any gestational stage.
  • Inhibition of fetal growth resulting in the inability of the fetus to achieve its potential size.
  • The failure of a fetus to attain its expected fetal growth at any gestational age.
Applicable To
  • Newborn affected by fetal growth retardation NOS
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P05.9 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
ICD-10-CM P05.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 794 Neonate with other significant problems

Convert ICD-10-CM P05.9 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM P05.9: